Yuma Housing Authority

700 W 3rd Avenue
Yuma, Yuma County, Colorado 80759

Yuma Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency in Yuma, Colorado that participates in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and Public Housing programs. As of November 14th, 2019, Yuma Housing Authority has 1 waiting lists that are open now or opening soon.

The Public Housing Waiting List is open indefinitely.

Yuma Housing Authority serves Yuma.

Waiting List Statuses
Waiting ListStatus
Public Housing Open Until Further Notice
Yuma Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Closed

Open Yuma Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Open Until Further Notice: Public Housing Waiting List

How To Apply to the Public Housing Waiting List

The Yuma Housing Authority (YHA) is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for senior/disabled households.

Please note: The YHA does not offer a public housing program for families.

The YHA offers one public housing community with 50 units dedicated to senior/disabled individuals.

There are two ways to apply:
1. Visit the YHA to pick up an application, located at 700 W 3rd Ave, Yuma, CO 80759 during normal office hours.
2. Request an application be mailed to you by calling (970) 848-5590 during normal office hours.

Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above. No documents are needed at this time.

The YHA does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list: elderly, disabled, victim of domestic violence, or homeless.

For more information, call the YHA office at (970) 848-5590 during normal office hours.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (970)848-5590.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 03/31/2016.

Other Yuma Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Closed: Yuma Housing Authority Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List

How To Apply to the Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List


Please note: The Yuma Housing Authority administers Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers through the Colorado Division of Housing.

The Yuma Housing Authority (YHA) Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list is currently closed. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.


Please note: This waiting list has preferences. This means that applicants who qualify for these preferences will receive assistance before applicants who do not. Because of these preferences, applicants who do not qualify may have a longer wait to receive assistance.



There were two ways to apply during the opening period:

  1. Visit the HATY in person to pick up an application.
  2. Request an application be mailed to you by calling the HATY.

The HTY identified the following preferences: Elderly, disabled, victim of domestic violence, or homeless.


The current wait time for a voucher is approximately one year.


Important note: Applicants who have been placed on the waiting list must inform the housing authority immediately if your application information changes (such as contact information, income, and household members). In the case that the office sends a notice that does not get returned, or if application information is out of date, your name may be terminated from the waiting list. Contact the housing authority to find out how to update application information.


For more information, call the YHA office at (970) 848-5590 during normal office hours.

Last Updated on 04/04/2016.

About Yuma Housing Authority

Representatives of Yuma Housing Authority may be available by phone at (970) 848-5590. Unless otherwise noted above, applications will not be provided or accepted by phone.

HCV Portability Status

As of 11/14/2019, it is not known if Yuma Housing Authority is either absorbing or billing Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher portability requests for porting in. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


Public Housing Operated by Yuma Housing Authority

High Plains Manor

700 W 3rd Ave
Yuma, CO